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Search Preview Code Samples

Use the code samples below as examples to create an application in your desired language.  The following code samples use the /searchPreviews endpoint which allows you to execute a search preview request.  Get started and begin to understand the endpoint by following the examples below in the language of your choice. 

 

Code Samples

cURL

curl -X GET \
   "https://ebscois-live.apigee.net/discoveryapi/searchPreviews?context=cust.group.profile&query=123&lang=en-us" \
  -H "accept: application/json" \
  -H "Authorization: Bearer TOKEN"

 

Java

// Construct the client
OkHttpClient client = new OkHttpClient();

// Create the URL
HttpUrl url = new HttpUrl.Builder()
    .scheme("https")
    .host("ebscois-live.apigee.net")
    .addPathSegment("discoveryapi")
    .addPathSegment("searchPreviews")
    .addQueryParameter("context", "cust.group.profile")
    .addQueryParameter("query", "123")
    .addQueryParameter("lang", "en-us")
    .build();

// Build the request
Request request = new Request.Builder()
    .url(url)
    .get()
    .addHeader("accept", "application/json")
    .addHeader("Authorization", "Bearer TOKEN")
    .build();
		
// Send the request
Response response = client.newCall(request).execute();
JavaScript

var host = "https://ebscois-live.apigee.net";
var pathsega = "/discoveryapi/searchPreviews";

// Create the Request
var urlstr = host + pathsega;

var settings = {
  "async": true,
  "crossDomain": true,
  "url": urlstr,
  "method": "GET",
  "data":{ "context": "cust.group.profile", "query": "123", "lang": "en-us" },
  "headers": {
    "Authorization": "Bearer TOKEN",
    "Accept": "application/json"
  }
  "data": ""
}

// Send the Request
$.ajax(settings).done(function (response) {
  console.log(response);
});

Ruby

# Form the URL 
urlstr = File.join('https://', 'ebscois-live.apigee.net', 'discoveryapi/searchPreviews')
url = URI(urlstr)

query = URI.encode_www_form({
    # Request parameters
    'context' => 'cust.group.profile',
    'query' => '123',
    'lang' => 'en-us'
})
if query.length > 0
  if uri.query && uri.query.length > 0
    uri.query += '&' + query
  else
    uri.query = query
  end
end

# Create the HTTP object
http = Net::HTTP.new(url.host, url.port)
http.use_ssl = true
http.verify_mode = OpenSSL::SSL::VERIFY_NONE

# Create the request
request = Net::HTTP::Get.new(url)
request["Authorization"] = 'Bearer TOKEN'
request["Accept"] = 'application/json'

# Send the request
response = http.request(request)

Python

# Form the URL
url = ''.join(['/discoveryapi, '/searchPreviews'])

# Create Connection Instance
conn = http.client.HTTPSConnection("ebscois-live.apigee.net")

# Set the Query Parameters
params = urllib.parse.urlencode({'context': 'cust.group.profile', 'query': '123', 'lang': 'en-us'})

# Create the Request Headers
headers = {
    'Authorization': "Bearer TOKEN",
    'Accept': "application/json",
    }

# Send Request  
conn.request("GET", url + '?' + params, headers=headers)